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Lawyer

Edward Christopher James, American lawyer. member firm James, Schnell & Elkus, New York City, 1896-1901.

Background

James, Edward Christopher was born on May 1, 1841 in Ogdensburg, New York, United States. Son of Amaziah B. and Lucia Williams (Ripley) J. Appointed adjutant 50th New York Volunteers at outbreak of Civil War, promoted colonel, 1863, retired due to injuries received in West Virginia.

Career

Partner of Stillman Foote, 1864-1874, of Arkansas Herriman, 1881-1882.

Membership

Member firm James, Schnell & Elkus, New York City, 1896-1901.

Connections

father:
Amaziah B. Apptd

mother:
Lucia Williams (Ripley) J. Apptd